Education

Education and school-related news from the Park City School District, the North and South Summit school districts, as well as private and charter schools within Summit and Wasatch counties.

Leslie Thatcher

Friday was World Oral Health Day and more than a thousand Park City students all flossed together.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Park City police are investigating an incident which forced the lock down at three Park City schools and the school district offices.  KPCW”s Leslie Thatcher has more.

The annual Community Leadership lecture featured a speaker about Leading with Heart and Soul.  KPCW"s Leslie Thatcher has more.

Park City School District

Park City High School's Academic Decathlon team won first place over the weekend in the state competition and is heading to the nationals next month.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City school board looks ahead to this year's Utah legislative session - with one big concern - a bill that would shift funding away from public schools. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City school district has high hopes that teacher negotiations will flow smoothly and expeditiously this year.   Lynn Ware Peak has more.

The Park City school board on Tuesday evening elected a new president. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The successful Park City School District pre-school program that has been financially supported by the Park City Education Foundation will need to start paying for itself and the Park City School Board will be asked to increase the fees at its meeting Tuesday.   KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City Master Planning Committee is looking at ways to realign the grades to make the existing schools more efficient and to make way for preschool and full-day kindergarten. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

At its first retreat of the new year and with two new board members, the Park City school board began more serious talk of instituting full-day kindergarten in the district in the near future. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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